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Women’s Heritage Bike Ride

24th August, 2019 at 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Image courtesy Belles on Bikes
Belles on Bikes Image of women cycling
Image Courtesy Belles on Bikes

Whether you’re the next Katie Archibald or your bike hasn’t seen the light of day for several years, this ride is for you. Our volunteer tour guides will lead you at a leisurely pace along off road cycle paths (no hills, promised), stopping along the way to share some key events in women’s cycling history.

Women’s Heritage Bike Ride, Saturday 24th August, 11am to 1pm, Meet at La Pasionara, 16+

This gently-paced guided bike ride along cycle paths celebrates some of the pioneers of women’s cycling: athletes, Victorian trailblazers and peace campaigners alike. The ride will follow the National Cycling Route eastwards to Dalmarnock via Glasgow Green, looping back to end at GWL and a post-ride cup of tea.

If you don’t have your own bicycle Next Bikes are available to hire from Bridgton Cross for £1 per 30 minutes (£4 for the full ride). You can find out more about Next Bike hire here.

“Great pace, interesting stops and enjoyed learning about the East End.” – Bike ride participant


This women’s heritage bike ride is open to all and is free to attend. Please book below (you will be taken through the shopping cart but no charge will be made) or you can call us on 0141 550 2267. If you have booked a place and are no longer able to attend please let us know so that we can make your place available to someone else.


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24th August, 2019
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Glasgow Women’s Library
0141 550 2267


Heritage Bike Ride Start Point
La Pasionara
Glasgow, G1 4AL
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0141 550 2267